Men in Black III
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Trivia: Even though Frank the pug doesn't appear, there are a couple of references to him. The first one is a big picture of him over J's bed and when J gets pulled over by the cops, there is a billboard advertising for "The Amazing Talking Pug." (00:22:35 - 00:40:25)


Trivia: Rick Baker, the special make up effects artist, appears as the alien with an exposed cranium at Z's funeral. (00:08:25)

Trivia: During the Apollo 11 launch, the film cuts to various people watching it on television. One of the people is Barry Sonnenfeld, the director of the Men in Black films.

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Trivia: When Agent J returns to MiB after being suspended, you see him pass the big screen with the aliens that are being watched. Two of them are Bill Gates and Lady Gaga. (00:20:15)

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Trivia: When J is looking at all the aliens at MIB HQ (1969), Griffin can be seen there at one point. (00:43:20)

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Trivia: Rip Torn did not reprise his role of MIB director "Zed" in this third film due to legal issues stemming from a 2010 arrest. Despite not reprising the role, however, there are some unconfirmed reports Torn appears in a cameo as one of the aliens in the background of Zed's funeral, albeit under heavy makeup.

Trivia: Makeup effects artist Rick Baker has confirmed that during the film, particularly during the Coney Island scene, there are aliens hidden in the background of many shots and extras with subtle alien makeup effects added, in order to emphasize the fact that aliens had been integrated into New York City's population very subtly. Many of them require careful observation, or even going frame-by-frame to notice.

Trivia: Judy Murdock, Will Smith's personal make up artist, appears as a blue-skinned alien at Z's funeral. (00:08:25)

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Continuity mistake: After busting out of the cake and killing the two Lunar Max guards, Boris' hand creature goes to free him. It first blasts spikes at the shackles on his legs and busts them, then begins climbing up to work on Boris' arm piece. In the shot where his leg shackles come off, you see the spike the creature shoots at them stuck in the metal and hanging off to the side. But in the shot where his arm piece falls to the floor, these spikes have vanished from his leg shackles. (00:03:35)

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Agent J: Is this thing off? Hey, I don't think it's all the way off, K! It's whirring and buzzing. I don't know if I don't know nothing.

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Question: When J is in the elevator after his time jump and asks the guy with the news paper about the date, you can faintly hear elevator music playing. It sounds extremely similar to the song Back In Time written by Pitbull for this movie, which plays as the credits start. Is it supposed to be like a tribute to this song as an elevator version or something?

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Chosen answer: The name of the song is "Love is Strange," recorded by Mickey and Sylvia, and released November 1956. Pitbull sampled it in his song "Back in Time."


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